Minolta AF 35-70mm F4 A-mount lens review by homeranger

reviewer#10899 date: Feb-3-2013
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.5
tested on:
  • film camera:Film camera
  • APS-C: 6MP6 MP; 10MP10 MP; 12MP12 MP; 14MP14 MP; 16MP16 MP; 20MP20 MP; 24MP24 MP
  • full frame: 12MP12 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I used to own this lens
compared to:N/A
price paid:
positive:Build Quality
Affordable Value
Minolta Colors
Small & Light
negative:Some flare
comment:Another great lens from Minolta. Small lens with great build quality. Decent range for a walk around lens. Perfect for street photography, flowers, landscapes, and portraits.

Perfect lens for beginners to cut their teeth on. High value to low price ratio.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 185
  • sharpness: 4.50
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 4.50
  • distortion: 4.36
  • flare control: 3.80
  • overall: 4.39
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